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Final Blog Post

Throughout this course, we studied the importance and the themes of fairytales extensively. From Ashliman to Tartar and everything in between, we analyze and interpreted both stories and essays, and to say that these fairytales are important is an understatement. … Continue reading

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Fairy Tales in Modern Advertisements

Fairy tale characters are often used in order to connect to a broader audience. Many people hold these characters in a special place, and using them to promote ideas can be powerful. Here, artist Jeff Hong uses Disney princesses to … Continue reading

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George Cruikshank

George Cruikshank, born September 27th, 1792, was an English artist and illustrator. He was the son of another illustrator, Isaac Cruikshank. In his teens, George Cruikshank became well-known for his political cartoons. He began illustrating his first book in 1820, … Continue reading

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Ally and Madisen

Once upon a time, there was a girl named Rachel. She was a princess in the Biblio Kingdom. Her father, King Liam, and her mother, Queen Amelia, believed that their daughter would rule the kingdom one day. Rachel, however, did … Continue reading

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